Adam Carolla caught a contractor, and so did authorities, and now 66-year-old Myron Barker of Irvine must report to Orange County Jail by Jan. 16 to serve a 190-day sentence.
[Hey, You!] Say hello to my little friend, napalm . . .
Housekeepers at Irvine Embassy Suites filed complaints last month with the Orange County Health Department alleging unsanitary practices sanctioned by hotel supervisors. They pointed to cockroach infestation, dirty drinking glasses and moldy ice machines with a cheesy-looking substance encrusted nea ... More >>
The Embassy Suites in Irvine boasts plenty of accommodations for its guests, including luxurious bedding and spacious quarters. They don't make a sales pitch to travelers looking for a place to stay with ice machines that have an oozing, moldy yellow pus encrusted around the chute or glasses that ma ... More >>
Second and Sycamore, Santa Ana
[Trendzilla] Deborah Cooper-Ramos teaches you how to touch up antique furniture at her new Costa Mesa shop
Encore Dinner Theater
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And do Mexicans eat chocolate?
Anaheim Convention Center
Head for this indie among Foothill Ranch's land of chains
OC Fair and Event Center
[Trendzilla] This Fountain Valley showroom has great furniture for dirt-cheap prices
UPDATE, AUG. 8, 5:01 P.M.: Buena Park Police investigators believe William Schilling fatally shot his wife, Susan Schilling, before turning the gun on himself in the master bedroom of their San Benito Way home Sunday morning. Police spokesman Corporal Andy Luong blamed the murder-suicide on marit ... More >>
OC Great Park
Discovery Science Center
Mansoor: No tacos at El Granjenal for him...Today's profile in the Daily Pilot on Costa Mesa Mayor Allan Mansoor reads like an Aurora Snow job, one meant to lube up voters in the 68th Assembly District to take him in (where's the bit about Mansoor's gay bashing? His connections to certified hate ... More >>
Since the recipe yesterday involved fresh squash blossoms, it seemed like a good time to explore the ins and outs of the bright yellow or orange flowers.Dave Lieberman
House of Blues
UPDATE: After hearing the Catholic Workers concerns, Santa Ana city officials contacted the contractor who agreed to move the fence between the benches and the grass. Ta da!Have a seat.Santa Ana's Civic Center is picking on the homeless again, according to Orange County's best Catholic, Dwight Sm ... More >>
How'd you spend your New Year's Eve? Mine began in the emergency room, accompanying my chica who was suffering from a bad case of food poisoning from a restaurant I shan't reveal. She's okay now, but was pretty bad for a while. At one point, she asked the nice nurse attending us that her face see ... More >>
clean4free4women.weebly.comWelcome home.If you're an Orange County woman who has always wanted a man to come over and provide free housecleaning and handyman services, you're in luck. There's a fellow who will do it. The only catch is you've got to let him do it sans clothes. His clothes. The oth ... More >>
The Glass House
Photo by Matt Coker Winner!The winner of the just-made-up Remember 9/11 by Decorating Your Home Sweepstakes is this house in Cypress. Of course, it's possible the abode always looks this way. But a girl can dream, can't she?
I'm bailing for Vegas today and that got me thinking about the idea of leaving. Then I remembered a strange cover version of the Bad Brains song "Leaving Babylon" a week ago. I was in the gardening department at Big Lots (does Big Lots have "departments?") when I heard an acoustic guitar strumming s ... More >>
If you've visited Kean Coffee in Newport Beach (...but really Costa Mesa) in the last few months, you'll notice their abundance of beautiful, brightly colored, fresh-cut dahlias in all shapes and sizes—some, bigger than your face—on display. And if you peer even closer, you'll notice homemade ... More >>
Review by Shawn Smith Better Than: Sitting home listening to raindrops hitting the pavement outside your bedroom window while watching reruns of I Love New York 2. The Bird and the Bee's Inara George rocks a granny dress like no one's business. But we'll get to that later. First, we must wax o ... More >>
'I bet they speak English during recess'
This OC Philharmonic design house has all the toys
So on our home page right as this is ejaculated out, there is one of those flashy Google ads that seemingly scans the page it's on for keywords and then searches its massive database for related advertising links. I don't know if Google pays a premium to have that amazing feature on our site, or if ... More >>
Pat Brennan (no relation) reports in the Register that fire ants are resurgent in OC. As someone who grew up in South Louisiana, where the ants have freely roamed since Truman was in the White House, allow me to explain what this means to you: it means you're fucked. It means pain. It means little p ... More >>
The Clean House is contaminated
Councilwoman may have illegally converted apartments
HB Councilmember Houchen ensnared in new ethics scandal
Wish they all could be California plants
A lot of pruning goes on at Leisure World, and its not just the residents
It mows the lawn while you read a book